MAN-E-NEWS// The Miya-San limited edition resin figure from Martin Hsu x Big Shot Toy Works…

Martin Hsu has teamed up with Big Shot Toy Works for the release of the Miya-San resin figure! A loving tribute to Hayao Miyazaki, producer of such classics as Princess Mononoke, My Neighbor Totoro, Spirited Away and Ponyo among many, many others, the digitally sculpted piece retains all of the charm of the films, standing at aroundContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Miya-San limited edition resin figure from Martin Hsu x Big Shot Toy Works…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Game Over” Video Game Culture Art Exhibition at GR2…

This past Saturday saw the opening of Giant Robot‘s latest group exhibition, the video game themed “Game Over”. Featuring well over 90 artist from the world of low brow art including Grody Shogun, Luke Cheuh, Peter Kato and Martin Hsu, the huge show covered a wide variety of mediums including custom toys, original sculptures, printsContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Game Over” Video Game Culture Art Exhibition at GR2…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Jibibuts Artist Series from Noferin…

After a week of Facebook teasers, Noferin are proud to reveal the first Jibibuts Artist Series line-up, featuring a staggering list of 12 of the art toy scene’s finest; Andrea Kang, Anna Chambers, Bubi Au Yeung, Buff Monster, Leo Hillier, Martin Hsu, 64 Colors, Nathan Jurevicius, Noferin, Peskimo, Squink and Tado! Set for an iminent release,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Jibibuts Artist Series from Noferin…”

A week in toys…

Welcome to our second weekly round-up of the art toy scene! In our endeavour to search for exclusive content for the site, we regrettably miss a lot of the art toy industry’s biggest stories throughout the week. To combat this, we’ve decided to create a new weekly feature that helps sum up some of the mostContinue reading “A week in toys…”

Dragatomi presents: Dragon Boy, new works from Martin Hsu…

Opening this Saturday (January 14th) at Sacremento’s Dragatomi gallery and shop, Dragon Boy is the latest solo exhibition from artist and toy designer Martin Hsu. Featuring a number of new paintings inspired by Hsu’s latest character creation, the star of the show will inevitably be the unveiling of his latest toy prototype, based on DragonContinue reading “Dragatomi presents: Dragon Boy, new works from Martin Hsu…”